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DHS Secretary Nielsen: Middle Easterners are in the Caravans

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen Monday backed up claims by President Trump that Middle Easterners are in the caravans headed toward the United States from Central America. We absolutely see people from the Middle East, from southeast Asia, from other parts of the world — these are not just from Central America. She… Continue Reading

“Unbiased News Article” Accuses Trump of Racism, Causing Pittsburgh Massacre

I honestly grieve at the utter and rather precipitous decline of journalism. In just 15 years or so, we’ve gone from journalism that sometimes unintentionally revealed the liberal biases of reporters to outright editorial writing on the news pages. It used to be that you at least tried to keep your opinion to yourself and you… Continue Reading

Video || Trump: If Caravan Migrants Throw Rocks at Our Military, We Consider it a Rifle

President Trump spoke to reporters after remarks on immigration at the White House: I will tell you, anybody throwing stones, rocks like they did to Mexico and the Mexican military, Mexican police, where they badly hurt police and soldiers of Mexico, we will consider that a firearm . . . They want to throw rocks at… Continue Reading

The Article That Convinced Trump He Could Ditch Birthright Citizenship

President Trump’s view that he could overrule birthright citizenship was reportedly informed by an article written last July in the Washington Post by Michael Anton, a former Trump National Security Council official and current research fellow at Hillsdale College. Anton notes that the principle of birthright citizenship is based on the 14th Amendment, which was written… Continue Reading

Trump Says He Will Seek to End Birthright Citizenship by Executive Action

According to Axios: “It was always told to me that you needed a constitutional amendment. Guess what? You don’t,” Trump said, declaring he can do it by executive order. When told that’s very much in dispute, Trump replied: “You can definitely do it with an Act of Congress. But now they’re saying I can do… Continue Reading

Video || Pompeo Warns Caravan Participants They Will Not Enter the U.S.

From remarks Tuesday at the State Department: To those who want to come here: Come here legally. Legal immigration is the surest way to obtain the better life you are looking for here in the United States of America. From a security standpoint, there is no proper accounting of who these individuals in the caravan… Continue Reading

White House Considering Three New Ideas to Curb Illegal Immigration

With record numbers of migrants entering the country illegally last month, the Trump administration is considering new strategies for curbing the flow. According to the New York Times: A series of intense closed-door meetings among officials from the Department of Homeland Security, the Justice Department, the White House and the State Department began not long… Continue Reading

Bolton and Kelly Get in Profanity-Laced Shouting Match Over Immigration

Both CNN and Bloomberg are reporting that National Security Advisor John Bolton and White House Cheif of Staff John Kelly got into a verbal brawl over the continued influx of illegal immigrants into the country. According to CNN: A heated argument in the West Wing between chief of staff John Kelly and national security adviser… Continue Reading